Inspired by her sister’s pictures with confetti, Anna Priester decided to get festive with a different prop for her senior photos.
Shannon's mom asked for people's help to give Shannon the prom that she deserved. Hundreds came forward to offer their support.
Library technician Tami Troutt was just trying to help attract teens to the Simi Valley Library in California for the summer.
To go with her black gown with a high slit and plunging neckline for prom, Eleanor Clarke added silver accessories. In addition to strappy shoes and pearl drop earrings, the teen carried a metallic clutch. “Still don’t know how I got away with a huge hip flask as my prom clutch,” the high school student in the United Kingdom (where the legal drinking age is 18) captioned her formal photos on Twitter.
For many teens battling cancer, being forced to skip prom because of being in the hospital or having weakened immune systems is yet another bad side effect. It’s why a number of celebrities, patients, and guests gathered for Children’s Hospital of Orange County‘s “Alice in Wonderland” themed prom on Saturday, giving patients ages 14 to 19 the chance to party — as well as to be fussed over by professional stylists and hairdressers before the big dance. And from the number of fun-filled snaps on Instagram, it’s clear the hospital’s 16th annual oncology prom was a major success.
Dee Lewis posted several Facebook photos of her daughter Malexa Maeweather wearing a sheer white prom gown, made by local designer Kia Wagner.
Adrian Santiago showed off his extravagant prom look on social media. Adrian Santiago of Cidra, Puerto Rico wanted a prom look like no other — and from his glitzy photos he definitely achieved that goal. For the big night, the 18-year-old, who was crowned prom king at the event, styled a shimmering pink floor-length blazer-style dress paired with glamorous makeup.
Kimora Lee Simmons posts photos of her various fashion projects, her adorable children, and even some inspiring quote messages on her Instagram channel.
It's a "Cinderella" story for a Chicago teen who was struggling to pay her way to three big year-end events: a luncheon, graduation, prom.
When a teen’s track meet was scheduled smack in the middle of her high school prom, she decided to get her hair and makeup done before taking the field, so she could attend both events.
Dee Lewis says her daughter was devastated when she tried on her custom-made prom dress. On Monday, Dee Lewis, an aesthetician from Rochester, N.Y., posted three photos of her daughter Malexa Maeweather wearing her prom dress. According to Lewis, after a dress Malexa loved on Instagram wasn’t available, she turned to local designer Kia Wagner — who did not return Yahoo Style’s request for comment — to create a $300 dress for her June 2nd prom.
Austen McGowan, who lives in Virginia Beach, Va., while her boyfriend is in college at the University of Texas at Austin, designed a pair of customized Vans with his face and initials to wear with her black sequin gown. “There was no way I was taking someone else,” McGowan tells Yahoo Style. “He plays basketball at UT Austin, so I picked a picture of him doing something he loves also representing where he is at,” McGowan says.
Instead of spending hundreds of dollars at department stores buying a new dress, these teens opted for a different route — wearing a homemade prom dress.
Kahlaa Salahuddin completely owned her senior prom by wearing a custom-made, fringed, embroidered, silver gown with winged sleeves by Suede Square.
Tayja Jones-Banks, a high school student who was bullied for her prom look in 2016, recently shared photos of her 2017 prom look
Alyssa Somohano was recently escorted to prom by a group of police officers from the Miami-Dade Police Department. The reason? The high school student’s father, Officer Jose Somohano, lost his life in the line of duty in 2007, and his friends and co-workers wanted to be there to support Alyssa on the night of the big dance.
Teacher Caitlin Cormack took to Snapchat to express frustration with students and parents choosing to overspend on prom but not on school supplies or a tutor.
When a group of Vancouver teens were getting ready for their prom this weekend, we’re pretty sure they were thinking it would be a fun night, but we doubt they imagined it’d be world class. That’s exactly what happened to these guys as they posed for their selfies and group shots along the Vancouver waterfront — and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau happened to run by the group of teens.
Alicia Davis worked in her prom attire because she knew she wouldn't have much time to get ready for the dance after the end of her shift at Old Navy.
An Instagram photo posted on Wednesday by Harvard University swimmer Schuyler Bailar — which shows him before and after his gender transition, in photos just three years apart — stands out even among the glut of inspiring prom pics on social media this year.